Job Zone d’emploi has been providing assistance and helpful resources to employers in the city of Cornwall, counties of Stormont and Dundas, for over 28 years. Whether you are an employer looking to hire, or laying off employees due to downsizing, restructuring, or closure we can help you. Our services are free and confidential.
The objective of the COJG is to provide direct financial support to employers who wish to purchase training for potential or existing employees. Employers choose the individuals they would like to have trained, and the training that meets their workforce development needs. The cost of training is a shared investment between employers and the Provincial and Federal Governments.
Funding provided by the Government of Canada through the Canada Job Grant
Programs delivered by the Government of Ontario
The objective of this program is to prepare youth ages 15-29 by providing pre-employment training to promote job-readiness; Job matching and paid job placements, with placement supports for participants and hiring incentives for employers; Mentorship services; and Education and work transitions support.
The objective of this program is to provide wage incentives to offset employer costs, such as the temporary loss of productivity, increased supervision requirements and other expenses involved in hiring new employees.
The objective of this program is to provide supports and advocacy to individuals with disabilities who are competitively employable and want to work to prepare for and maintain a job.
This program provides youth ages 15-29 who face few barriers to employment with access to career resources and information. Placement supports for youth and hiring incentives for employers may be available for youth with no previous work experience. Employer incentives are intended to encourage employers to hire youth identified by Job Zone d'emploi who are unable to make job linkages themselves.
Please note that these programs are reviewed annually and are available, pending government funding.
For additional information contact:
Job Zone d'emploi
Employer Liaison/Liaison d'employeur
144 rue Pitt Street
Cornwall, Ontario K6J 3P4
Tel: 613-933-9675 ext./poste 314
3525 County Road Hwy 34 South
Alexandria, Ontario K0C 1A0
La Cité collégiale
993 Notre Dame Street
Embrun, Ontario K0A 1W0
Tel: 613-741-9042 ext. 4008